Description

    Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)
    Much Ado About Shakespeare, 1968
    The complete set of 15 engravings in sanguine on Rives paper, with the original red portfolio
    7 x 5 inches (17.8 x 12.7 cm) (image, each)
    14-1/2 x 11 inches (37 x 28 cm) (sheet, each)
    Ed. 71/150
    Each signed and numbered in pencil
    Published by Werbungs-und Commerz Union Anstalt
    Printed by Ateliers Rigal, Paris

    Titles include the following:
    Shakespeare portrait
    Measure for Measure
    Romeo & Juliet
    The Tempest
    Merchant of Venice
    Macbeth
    Henry III
    As You Like It
    Anthony & Cleopatra
    Othello
    Troilus & Cressida (La Guerre de Troie)
    Julius Caesar
    Hamlet
    Midsummer Night's Dream
    King Lear

    LITERATURE:
    Field, 68-7.


    Condition Report*:

    In very good condition aside from some prints with handling creases in lower corner, faint yellowing along deckled edges; each is framed under glass; not examined out of frames (see high resolution photos for more details); portfolio has surface soiling, fading, and creases. Framed Dimensions 16.5 X 13 Inches

    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    April, 2017
    10th Monday
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